The acting world has lost another talent this week.
Irish actor Karl Shiels, known for his roles in Peaky Blinders, Batman Begins and Fair City, has died at the age of 47.
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""Peaky Blinders" and "Batman Begins" actor Karl Shiels has died at the age of 47."
We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Karl Shiels. Karl very much made his mark in Fair City upon his arrival in 2014 playing Robbie Quinn.— RTÉ One (@RTEOne) July 15, 2019
He will be missed by everyone who had the pleasure of working with him. Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time. pic.twitter.com/PhByPcW1iT
Peaky Blinders star Karl Shiels' cause of death revealed after Fair City actor dies https://t.co/uMRQGFszzW— James Rodger (@jamesdrodger) July 16, 2019
Absolutely stunned and heartbroken to hear of the death of Karl Shiels. A hugely gifted actor and a really great friend, I will miss him so much. Thinking of his gorgeous family, may he Rest In Peace 💔— Eric Lalor (@ericlalor) July 15, 2019
Terrible news about Karl Shiels. I had the pleasure of working with him on ‘Prosperity’ and he was charming and brilliant. He will be hugely missed.— lenny abrahamson (@lennyabrahamson) July 15, 2019
Saddened to hear that the brilliant Karl Shiels, who played Ryan in Series 1 Episode 3, has passed away. Condolences to family and friends, from the Peaky Blinders. pic.twitter.com/Qd09WxJfUf— Peaky Blinders (@ThePeakyBlinder) July 15, 2019
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We are immensely saddened to hear of the passing of our colleague and friend, Karl Shiels. We wish to express our heartfelt condolences to Karl’s family and friends. A tribute will be made to Karl from the Abbey Stage at the end of tonight’s performance. May he rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/TwGDdAEGMh— Abbey Theatre (@AbbeyTheatre) July 15, 2019
Peaky Blinders star Karl Shiels ‘died in his sleep’ aged 47 after ‘repeatedly falling asleep during filming’ https://t.co/CoHwPjrjQY— The Sun TV (@TheSunTV) July 16, 2019
So sorry to hear about the passing of Karl Shiels. The kind of actor you’d always be happy to see pop up on screen, the kind of fella you’d always be delighted to bump into in the street.— chris o'dowd (@BigBoyler) July 15, 2019
Irish actor Karl Shiels, who was best known for playing Robbie on Fair City, has died at the age of 47 https://t.co/jQ1ypuGpBf— Entertainment on RTÉ (@RTE_Ents) July 15, 2019
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